handyman handyman  /ˈhæn di ˌmæn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a man skilled in various odd jobs and other small tasks

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Usage(s):

  1. In 1965, when handyman Albert DeSalvo told police he was the Boston Strangler, he confessed to having brutally murdered 13 women.
  2. In 1960, Pu Yi was sent to the Beijing Botanical Gardens to begin work as a gardener and handyman.
  3. It was Thuy's work as an agitprop handyman that brought him into Ho's orbit.

News

  1. Handy man's quick thinking leads to three arrests after Sanford break-in

    SANFORD - A handyman's quick-thinking led to the arrest Wednesday of three people who broke into a Sanford home, authorities said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

  2. Handyman Dies in Customer’s Bed

    A 54-year-old handyman, hired to work on the home of a Cedarpines Park family, was found dead in the owner’s bed May 28 by a neighbor who’d been asked by the homeowner to check on his workman.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lake Arrowhead Mountain News

  3. Handyman suspected of home invasion in Grosse Pointe Farms

    Grosse Pointe Farms Police are looking for a handyman suspected of a home invasion.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Detroit News

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Quotes

  1. Findlay added: "If someone had gone along to the producers of Taggart and said, 'I have a script that involves a church, a girl from Poland, a priest, a handyman, all the cast of characters led in this case'. Don't you think it is at least a...
    on May 3, 2007 By: Donald Findlay Source: Glasgow Daily Record

  2. "This is a further reminder why Barroso should not be returned as EU Commission president in the autumn. This handyman of the US and EU national governments is using his remaining time in office to push through the agreement before the Lisbon Treaty...
    on Jul 27, 2009 By: Daniel Cohn-Bendit Source: EurActiv

  3. "There's nothing more humiliating than a handyman accident," said Oilers coach Craig MacTavish who, by his own admission, isn't good with mechanical stuff.
    on Dec 14, 2008 By: Craig MacTavish Source: Faceoff.com

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